HMP Wellingborough is a Category C Prison located in Northamptonshire. In January 2004 Head of Operations, Steve Goodliffe, was looking for modern computerised visitor monitoring system to stop visitors of inmates from using a false identification to gain access to the prison.
The Manor Park brewery site in Alton, Hampshire is part of the Molson Coors Brewers Ltd group, and site employs about 150 people. Security Co-ordinator Roy Browne was in charge of obtaining a proven and reliable method of smart card access control for the site. “We went for the Tensor system because it was the only company supplying equipment that was compliant with Working Time Regulations,” he said.